Yury Babichev focuses on international arbitrations and cross-border litigations. He is experienced in commercial and investment arbitrations, fraud and conspiracy claims, derivative litigations, shareholder disputes, contentious M&A transactions and internal investigations.
Yury advised clients on litigations in various jurisdictions, including England, BVI, Bermuda, Cyprus, Malta, Turkey, Switzerland, France and the Netherlands, and arbitral proceedings seated in major arbitration centres such as London, Paris, Stockholm, Hong Kong and The Hague.
Yury’s clients included major Russian and foreign companies, individuals and the Russian Federation.
Before joining Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) LLP (formerly Goltsblat BLP), Yury worked at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton for ten years.
Yury received an LL.M. degree from Columbia Law School with Harlan Fiske Stone distinction in 2010. He also graduated from Moscow State University Law School with honours in 2007.
Yury was named a winner of the 2016-2019 RAA40 Awards Top-10 arbitration practitioners under 40.
Yury is qualified to practice law in the Russian Federation. He is also admitted to the Bar in the State of New York.